We specialize in the transportation of a wide variety, such as vehicles, live animals, fragile materials, hazardous materials, and more.
Motorcycles, Cars & Boats – You’ve sold or purchased a motorcycle, car, or boat over the internet and now need to ship it somewhere. Vantage Point Services ships vehicles around the country and the world. By working closely with sellers and buyers we can facilitate the vehicle purchase, crating, and shipping to their domestic or international locations smoothly and safely.
In-Bond Transportation Documentation – Do you need In-Bond Transportation documents prepared and filed with US Customs? Basically, if you need to move imported cargo through the country and have it re-exported, or if you moved from one port to another port, or even if your cargo has been rejected and you need to re-export the goods, then you need to file in- bond documentation with U.S. Customs.
Fragile Materials & Glass – Vantage Point Services has a long history of shipping sheet glass. What is sheet glass? Sheet Glass is combination of sand and other materials made to make long sheets of colored art glass. As they roll these long sheets through the kiln, they make various patterns and lines within the glass as it exits the kiln making it so that no two pieces of sheet glass the same. They then cut these long sheets of glass into smaller sheets for shipping.
Hazardous Materials – Do you need to ship hazardous goods via air, ocean or truck? Vantage Point Services has a dangerous goods certified staff member in each office that is trained to prepare and setup the shipping of hazardous materials. Continually updated training keeps us current with the latest regulations for IMDG, IMO and IATA. Whether shipping via air, ocean, or over the road, we can help you review MSDS information, as well help you create dangerous goods documentation.
Cargo Insurance – Accidents happen, even to Cargo! Protect your investment by including cargo insurance in your rate request to Vantage Point Services. A scratch, a ding, a drop, or major loss of your product can be a painful lesson in freight transportation. We can offer cargo insurance on all of our air, ocean, and truck shipments.
Foods, Flowers, Cosmetics, and Other FDA Goods – Vegetable Seeds headed to Iran, Cinnamon from Saigon, Black Pepper from India, Artichokes from Peru, Imported Flowers and Seafood from around the world, cosmetics, and medical devices are just a few of the specialty items that we can help you import into the U.S.A. or export worldwide. Vantage Point Services is able to electronically classify and transmit prior notice of your food / medical goods to the Food and Drug Administration, five days prior to the vessel arrival into the U.S.A.
Silicon Wafers – The silicon wafers industry requires fast and efficient service. Here at Vantage Point Services, we help our customers move their wafers quickly, while providing great customer service. Our customers import wafers and related goods from countries like Belarus, Russia, and the Netherlands, as well as export to countries like Canada, Japan, and in the Caribbean.
Yurts – Do you need help shipping a yurt? What is a yurt? According to Wikipedia, “A yurt is a portable, felt-covered, wood lattice-framed structure traditionally used by Turkic and Mongolian nomads in the steppes of Central Asia”. Surprisingly, these structures have become a popular, eco-friendly alternative to traditional housing. In fact, several companies in the U.S.A. are now manufacturing yurts and selling them to national parks, camps, large corporations, small yoga studios and more.
Live Animals – Whether your furry companion is leaving or coming back to the U.S., we can take care of the documentation handling and the customs release so that your pet isn’t held in customs longer than necessary. We also handle exotic animals and are experts in Fish and Wildlife and U.S. Customs exams and releases.